The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 48 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.48% 0.80% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 0.85% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
771 590 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.56% 94.55% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 605 515 482
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,625 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 48 (90.57%) Software Engineering
2 45 (84.91%) SQL
3 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (58.49%) C#
4 31 (58.49%) Python
5 25 (47.17%) Linux
5 25 (47.17%) Scrum
6 23 (43.40%) Windows
6 23 (43.40%) Degree
7 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
7 21 (39.62%) C++
8 19 (35.85%) .NET
9 16 (30.19%) Electronics
9 16 (30.19%) SaaS
10 15 (28.30%) Visual Studio
11 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
11 14 (26.42%) PhD
11 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
11 14 (26.42%) Mathematics
11 14 (26.42%) Physics
12 13 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
12 13 (24.53%) Java
13 12 (22.64%) Image Processing
13 12 (22.64%) Pattern Recognition
13 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (20.75%) REST
14 11 (20.75%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (20.75%) JUnit
14 11 (20.75%) HTML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.75%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (18.87%) GlassFish
2 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.89%) WordPress
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) SaaS
2 13 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.75%) JUnit
3 10 (18.87%) Maven
4 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Behat
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
General
1 16 (30.19%) Electronics
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.75%) REST
3 11 (20.75%) HTML
4 10 (18.87%) EJB
4 10 (18.87%) J2EE
4 10 (18.87%) JMS
4 10 (18.87%) Java EE
4 10 (18.87%) WCF
5 8 (15.09%) Middleware
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.55%) XML
8 3 (5.66%) CSS
9 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) LINQ
9 2 (3.77%) jQuery
10 1 (1.89%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
2 14 (26.42%) Mathematics
2 14 (26.42%) Physics
3 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (20.75%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) UNIX
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) Software Engineering
2 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (47.17%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Pattern Recognition
4 12 (22.64%) Image Processing
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.87%) Kanban
5 10 (18.87%) Refactoring
5 10 (18.87%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (16.98%) MVC
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) Software Deployment
8 4 (7.55%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) ERP
9 2 (3.77%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (1.89%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) C#
2 31 (58.49%) Python
3 21 (39.62%) C++
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.87%) Perl
5 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
5 10 (18.87%) Ruby
6 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 14 (26.42%) PhD
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Nagios
1 10 (18.87%) OpenNMS
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
1 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Zend
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 20 days ago